Number of reported chlamydia cases per 100,000 (2012-2013)

Number of reported chlamydia cases per 100,000 (2012-2013)

You may have heard of chlamydia, but many people are not sure what it is. Chlamydia (klah MIH dee ah) is an infection┬ácaused by a kind of bacteria that is passed during sexual contact. It is the most common sexually transmitted bacterial infection in the United States. About three million American women and men become infected with chlamydia every year. It is especially common among women and men under 25. – See more at: https://www.plannedparenthood.org/learn/stds-hiv-safer-sex/chlamydia#sthash.2QLEJYEH.dpuf